"The Legacy"

October 8th - 9th, 2016

About the Pecan Festival

The 2016 New Mexico Pecan Festival!


Join us October 8th through the 9th, 2016, for the event of the season! The New Mexico Pecan Festival draws visitors from all corners of the country to celebrate the pecan, a famous nut that is commonly used in the South Western region. From salads to pecan pies, the many versatile uses of the nut are on display at the festival, with attendees able to sample different varieties that have a unique taste.

Festival Events!

Pecan Festival Events!

Main Events will include: LIVE Music, Pecan Pie Baking Competition, Pecan Cracking Competition, a 5K Fun Run, Fashion Show, KidZone complete with FREE Carnival Rides, a Petting Zoo, Cornhole and Horseshoe Tournaments, and so much more! Enjoy our New Mexico beer and wine gardens plus the fabulous faire from awesome food trucks. Join us on the plaza for an event you will go nuts over. October 8th & 9th! Download the Cornhole Entry Form PDF or the Horseshoe Entry Form PDF and finally the Pecan Pie Bake Off Entry Form PDF here.


Games & Tournaments

Next to LuLu and Salud!

Saturday & Sunday

Live Music

On the Historic Plaza

Saturday & Sunday

Wine Tasting

On the Historic Plaza

Saturday & Sunday

Beer Tasting

On the Historic Plaza

Saturday & Sunday

Still need more Pecan Festival information?


Need more detailed information? Want to participate?

(575) 652-6561